Residents in Phoenix are used to warm days and nights with little rain, leaving plenty of time for outdoor activities. The city is known for its beautiful scenery, and people have access to a multitude of fun events, from intimate Phoenix concerts to large activities for families and young children.
The Comerica Theatre is the premiere concert venue, with a variety of national and local artists for people to choose from. Residents can get out of the house and watch the Scorpions one day and Sugar Ray the next, or see some of the best local talent performing on the stage. If people want concerts under the stars, some of the many Phoenix parks provide smaller concerts in a more intimate setting.
The city has some of the most colorful and challenging terrain in the nation, making it an ideal spot for hiking and biking. Residents can try Echo Canyon or Cholla trails on Camelback Mountain or visit Phoenix Mountain Preserve or South Mountain Park and Preserve with its 50 miles of trails.
Even if someone has lived in Phoenix for a long time, odds are they haven't seen it via hot air balloon. People can also check out the desert with exciting Jeep tours or take a more relaxing horseback ride.
The desert itself offers its own variety of attractions that can only be seen in Phoenix. The Desert Botanical Garden provides a look at some of the most unique plants from around the world. It has special exhibits that change throughout the year, so residents never know what they are going to see. The Phoenix Zoo holds some of the most unique animals of the world and is one of the top-rated zoos in the country.
Phoenix was made for outdoor activities and locals will find no shortage of events and attractions to choose from.